Last Activity:12-06-2012 1:39 AM
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Posted in thread: Challenge! on 12-09-2012 at 05:27 PM
Is there anything that nealtw isn't an expert on?Or doesn't have a comment for???
Posted in thread: Tile on Floor on 07-20-2012 at 08:27 PM
You can do the test as Neal stated, duct tape a piece of visqueen to the floor and see if any
condensation appears. Or for about $20 you can get a calcium chloride test from a local
flooring supplier ...
Posted in thread: Tile over tile on 06-15-2012 at 08:28 PM
Mapei just started making a product called eco prime grip for doing tile over tile, but in the
past I have done several jobs where tile was installed over tile, just make sure the old tile
is cleaned ...
Posted in thread: Sealing tile. on 05-09-2012 at 04:23 PM
The original question was if ceramic or porcelain needed to be sealed; which I answered no.
Posted in thread: terrazzo flooring. on 05-02-2012 at 08:12 PM
Usually it is next to impossible! I've seen people find a grout color similar to their terrazzo
and use that to patch the holes
Posted in thread: screwed up shower stall floor. now what? on 05-02-2012 at 08:10 PM
Use the thinset, not the cement mix.I am assuming the thinset is latex modified and this will
help with the adhesion.
Posted in thread: Natural stone flooring - cleaning and sealing on 05-01-2012 at 06:22 PM
Check out stone tech , I highly reccomend the bullet proof sealer, but they also make a salt
resistant sealer that might suit your situation.It was actually developed for use for stone
around salt wat...
Posted in thread: terrazzo flooring. on 05-01-2012 at 06:18 PM
Stone tech makes a poultice for removing grease stains from granite, I am pretty sure it will
work on terrazzo
Posted in thread: measuring moisture content on 05-01-2012 at 06:16 PM
This tool will give you very inaccurate results, if you are seriously wanting to know get a
calcium chloride test from a local flooring distributor and perform the test S stated in the
Posted in thread: Replace glued down hardwood floors with wood tiles on 05-01-2012 at 06:13 PM
I vote for LVT , luxury vinyl tila This stuff is bulletproof, has the wood look and can easily